Gregory, Philippa

10 Articles

Last 30 days
Last 6 months
Last 12 months
Last 24 months
Specific Dates

Normal Women: Nine Hundred Years of Making History

A comprehensive saga about British women and their obstacles throughout hundreds of years. Suitable for all readers.


Another good historical novel from prolific Gregory, more compelling for those who have read the other books in the series; as a stand-alone, it’s harder to follow the characters and their motivations.


This book will leave readers eagerly awaiting the next installment in the series. Fans of Gregory’s works and of historicals in general will delight in this page-turning tale. [See Prepub Alert, 2/11/19.]

The Last Tudor

An ideal companion to Leanda de Lisle's The Sisters Who Would Be Queen, Gregory's first-person perspective on late Tudor England's turbulent history will delight existing and future fans.

Three Sisters, Three Queens

This lengthy audiobook is highly recommended for public libraries with a demand for Gregory's novels or other historical fiction.

The Taming of the Queen

Full of vivid details and fraught with the constant tension of a court run by a madman, this novel will appeal most to historical fiction readers and those who enjoyed Wolf Hall. The end of the story is well known, but Gregory beautifully builds the suspense.

The King's Curse

By employing Margaret as her narrator, Gregory offers a fresh perspective on well-known British history. This gripping and detailed chronicle, with plenty of court intrigue and politics to spice up the action, will be sure to please any historical fiction fan. Highly recommended. [See Prepub Alert, 3/13/14.]

The White Princess

Like the other titles in the series (The Red Queen; The White Queen; The Lady of the Rivers; The Kingmaker's Daughter), this rich tapestry brings to vivid life the court of Henry and Elizabeth. Meticulously drawn characters with a seamless blending of historical fact and fiction combine in a page-turning epic of a story. Tudor-fiction fans can never get enough, and they will snap this one up. [See Prepub Alert, 2/11/13.]

The Kingmaker's Daughter

Gregory delivers another vivid and satisfying novel of court intrigue, revenge, and superstition. Gregory's many fans as well as readers who enjoy lush, evocative writing, vividly drawn characters, and fascinating history told from a woman's point of view will love her latest work. [See Prepub Alert, 10/25/10.]

We are currently offering this content for free. Sign up now to activate your personal profile, where you can save articles for future viewing